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Rainbow Youth uses trans* as an um­brella term for gen­der-di­verse peo­ple, in­clud­ing whakawahine, tan­gata ira tane, trans­sex­ual, fa’afafine, trans­gen­der and gen­der-neu­tral peo­ple.

The or­gan­i­sa­tion uses queer as a re­claimed word rep­re­sent­ing sex­u­al­ity and gen­der di­ver­sity, us­ing it to en­com­pass les­bian, gay, bi­sex­ual, trans­gen­der, in­ter­sex, fa’afafine and takataa­pui iden­ti­ties, as well as ev­ery­one in be­tween and not sure.

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